Kristen, one of our technicians, has extensive experience with animals. Before joining AERC in April 2005, she worked for eight years in daytime veterinary practice. Dentistry, surgery, and anesthesia are among her favorite parts of being a veterinary technician.She holds an associate’s degree in Veterinary Technology from the Medical Institute of Minnesota, now known as Argosy University. Kristen keeps quite busy outside of AERC between her three children, her husband, her two cats, and her Great Danes, Lola and Louie. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, biking, and swimming.